Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates
WESTCHESTER COUNTY REOPENING TASK FORCE
Join us for our June 25, 2020 meeting at 11:45am.
1. Go to https://westchestergov.webex.com/westchestergov/j.php?MTID=eceb93c2459baa4478011ec7c561ad766
2. Enter the event password: This event requires registration. After your registration has been approved, you will receive instructions for joining the event.
3. Click "Join Now".
4. Follow the instructions that appear on your screen to join the teleconference.
Federal News and Resources
Paycheck Protection Program Frequently Asked Questions
Pandemic Unemployment Assistance Fact Sheet
Paycheck Protection Program Application - submit this application to your local SBA lender.
COVID-19 Disaster Funding Guidebook provided by Senator Kirsten Gillibrand
CARES Act FAQ for Hospitals and Health Systems
Small Business Guide to the CARES Act: Prepared by the US Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship with answers to many useful Frequently Asked Questions
Small Business Administration Disaster Assistance Available to Westchester County Businesses The SBA has made available low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Apply here.
For additional information, contact the SBA disaster assistance customer service center at 1-800-659-2955 (TTY: 1-800-877-8339) or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
The Treasury and IRS have issued guidance on Deferring Tax Payments due to COVID-19 outbreak.
United Way Provides Coronavirus Relief in up to $50,000 in Grants to Westchester Nonprofits
New York State News and Resources
Governor Announces the 7 Metrics Regions must meeting in order to reopen.
Mid-Hudson Region has met 5 of 7 Metrics to Reopen.
Recent Press Releases
May 16 - Updated Guidance on Essential Businesses
April 8 - Updated Guidance on Essential Businesses
March 27 - Updated Guidance on what is considered "essential" for Construction
March 20 - Governor Cuomo provides guidance on which businesses are considered "Essential"
March 19 - Governor Cuomo signs executive order mandating businesses that require in-office personnel to decrease in-office workforce by 75%
March 18 - Governor Cuomo Announces Three-Way Agreement with Legislature on Paid Sick Leave Bill to Provide Immediate Assistance for New Yorkers Impacted by COVID-19
March 17 - Governor Cuomo and Attorney General James Temporarily Suspend State Debt Collection in Response to Coronavirus
State Resources for Unemployment Insurance
A Guide to Expanded Unemployment Insurance Benefits in the CARES Act Created by Senator Chuck Shumer's office.
How to file for Unemployment Insurance Benefits
Unemployment Insurance Benefits FAQ
Other NYS Resources
NYS Department of Health latest updates: www.ny.gov/coronavirus
NYS Coronavirus Hotline: 1-888-364-3065
Westchester County News and Resources
Westchester County COVID-19 Testing Locations
List of Mexican Restaurants for takeout/delivery for Cinco de Mayo 2020
Lists of Restaurants that are open for takeout/delivery and special offers.
The Westchester County's Health Department website contains the latest news and additional information on COVID-19.
Recent Press Releases from County Executive George Latimer
March 16 - County Executive George Latimer Declares "State of Emergency" in Response to COVID-19 Pandemic
March 12 - Westchester County events postponed, actions taken to prevent the spread of COVID-19
For the all of the latest news from County Executive George Latimer, please visit the County’s News page.
Westchester County Loan and Grant Programs
Community Capital Announces Emergency Express Loan Program
Westchester County SBA Disaster Relief Application Assistance Documents
SBA PPP Application Assistance - Volunteer Training Presentation Apr 30
Volunteer Intake Sheet
Frequently Asked Questions - Paycheck Protection Programs - Spanish
Frequently Asked Questions - Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program - Spanish
Frequently Asked Questions - Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program
Frequently Asked Questions - Paycheck Protection Program